Please take the time to look at the signage at the Cemetery and the rules here. If you would like to leave something on the grave of a family member or friend, please understand there are rules to follow.

If you have any questions please contact one of the Trustees.


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If you have any questions, please contact the Sherriff’s office.

Bowling Green Township

Marion County, Ohio

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About Bowling Green Township

Bowling Green Township provides its residents with road maintenance and cemetery management services. We have direct responsibility for maintaining over 20 miles of roads and managing three cemeteries.


Meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month at 6:00 pm. All are welcome to attend.

The Bowling Green Township Building is located at 8500 Guthery Rd, LaRue, OH 43332 and was built in 2012.

Our mailing address is 3005 Richwood LaRue Rd, LaRue, OH 43332.

The largest function of the township trustees is the maintenance and repair of township roads, including snow removal and weed control, and maintaining township cemeteries.

  • Established in 1838
  • 1 of 15 townships in Marion County
  • 650 population

Township Map

Notable Locations

  • Includes three cemeteries: Bonner, Guthery, and Fairview
  • Has three creeks: McDonald, Rush, and Dudley Run
  • Scioto River runs along the northern part of Bowling Green Township


2019 John Deere backhoe 310L
2018 International dump truck with 10ft snow plow and spreader
2020 John Deere 6145M tractor with a 640C loader

 Two 2020 Kubota mowers
John Deere CX15 mower